Jenkins Independent School
Jenkins Independent School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
Jenkins Independent School's student population of 437 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||437 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Jenkins Independent School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jenkins Independent School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (KY)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#972 out of 1246 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Jenkins Independent School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Jenkins Independent School is Letcher County Central High School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is J.w. Adams Combined (4.1 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Pound J.w. Adams Combined Grades: PK-8 | 457 students
10824 Orby Cantrell Hwy
Pound, VA 24279
(276) 796-5419 4.1 PK-8 457
- Neon Fleming Neon Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 202 students
50 Second Street
Neon, KY 41840
(606) 855-9042 4.3 6-8 202
- Whitesburg Martha Jane Potter Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 410 students
55 Kona Dr
Whitesburg, KY 41858
(606) 855-7544 5.2 K-5 410
- Whitesburg Letcher County Central High School Grades: 9-12 | 846 students
435 Cougar Dr
Whitesburg, KY 41858
(606) 633-2339 8.6 9-12 846
- Dorton Dorton Elementary School Grades: PK-8 | 299 students
217 Dorton Jenkins Highway
Dorton, KY 41520
(606) 639-2832 8.7 PK-8 299
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